Rocky Brands Ranked Among America’s Best Small Companies by Forbes

NELSONVILLE, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rocky Brands (NASDAQ: RCKY) was named one of America’s best small companies for 2022 by Forbes. The rankings, released Nov. 12 and using financial data as of Nov. 4, were based on earnings growth, sales growth, return on equity and total stock return over the last 12 months available and over the last five years.

Rocky Brands was ranked 60th on the list with a 52-week return of 47.1 percent and annual revenue of $384.7 million. It was one of only two companies in the Household and Personal Products segment to make the list, and one of five Ohio-based companies.

“We’re proud of the growth we have achieved over a difficult and challenging period for businesses all over the world,” said Jason Brooks, CEO of Rocky Brands. “As the Forbes research suggests, we were able to take advantage of our flexibility and ability to quickly innovate as a small business throughout the last two years.”

To compile the annual list, Forbes screened more than 1,000 companies with a market value between $300 million and $2 billion that had positive sales growth over the past 12 months and a share price of at least $5.

The full list of America’s Best Small Companies can be viewed here.

About Rocky Brands, Inc.
Rocky Brands, Inc. is a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of premium quality footwear and apparel marketed under a portfolio of well recognized brand names. Brands in the portfolio include Rocky®, Georgia Boot®, Durango®, Lehigh®, The Original Muck Boot Company®, XTRATUF®, Servus®, NEOS® and Ranger®. More information can be found at

Company Contact:
Thomas D. Robertson
Chief Financial Officer
(740) 753-1951

Investor Relations:
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Brendon Frey
(203) 682-8200

Source: Rocky Brands, Inc.